The Town Planning Board (TPB) agreed to the proposed amendments to the Town Planning Board Guidelines No. 29A on Submission and Publication of Representations, Comments on Representations and Further Representations under the Town Planning Ordinance (the Ordinance) (TPB PG-No. 29A) on 9 November 2018.  The revised Guidelines (i.e. TPB PG-No. 29B) was promulgated on 26 November 2018 and will take effect in 2019.  The revised Guidelines TPB PG-No. 29B can be inspected at the TPB’s website https://www.info.gov.hk/tpb/en/forms/Guidelines/TPB_PG_29B_en.pdf . This notice explains the transitional arrangement for the said submissions.

 

The TPB PG-No. 29B will be applicable to all representations/comments on representations in respect of plans exhibited for public inspection under section 5 or 7(2) of the Ordinance from 2019 onwards, as well as further representations in respect of amendments made available for public inspection under section 6C of the Ordinance from 2019 onwards.  The TPB PG-No. 29A should still be applicable in the event that the concerned public inspection period starts before 2019.

 

TPB PG-No. 29B can be obtained from:

 

Secretariat of the TPB

  Address:  

15/F, North Point Government Offices, 333 Java Road, North Point, Hong Kong 

  Telephone:   2231 4810 or 2231 4835
  Fax:   2877 0245 or 2522 8426
  E-mail address:   tpbpd@pland.gov.hk

 

Planning Enquiry Counters of the Planning Department

  Address:  

17/F, North Point Government Offices, 333 Java Road, North Point, Hong Kong

     
or
     

14/F, Sha Tin Government Offices, 1 Sheung Wo Che Road, Sha Tin, New Territories

  Hotline:   22315000
  E-mail address:   enquire@pland.gov.hk

 

TPB’s website

  Hyperlink:   https://www.info.gov.hk/tpb/en/forms/Guidelines/TPB_PG_29B_en.pdf

 

If you have enquiries on the above, you may read the frequently asked questions or address to the Secretariat of the TPB or to the Planning Enquiry Counters of the Planning Department. 

 

Secretariat of the Town Planning Board

26 November 2018